WHAT'S NEW

What's New

  • Phase 4 of the Provider Relief Fund is Now Open +

    The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) opened Phase 4 of the Provider Relief Fund to applications beginning September 29 with a deadline of October 26. Eligible dental providers can Read More
  • Public Health Emergency EPSDT Dental Coverage Update +

    Effective 3/18/2020, LDH extended EPSDT dental benefits coverage to enrollees who reached age 21 during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Effective February 1, 2022, LDH will end this extended benefit period Read More
  • 2021 Tax Credit application period opens September 1st +

    The Small Town Health Professionals credit provides an individual income tax credit for certified medical primary care health professionals. Applications will be approved as eligible on a first-come-first-serve basis as Read More
  • Vaccine Update for Oral Health Professionals +

    4-7-21 If you are a dental professional that has not yet received the COVID-19 vaccine, visit the LDH website for vaccine locations and search by parish. There are plenty opportunities Read More
  • ADA's COVID-19 Response: We've got your back. Always. +

    Please watch this three-minute video produced by the ADA outlining how they have supported members throughout the pandemic and will continue to do so. ADA and LDA have your back! Read More
  • LDA Legislative Session 2021 Successes +

    Thank you to the Council on Government Affairs and the LDA lobbying team for the hard work and determination while filing two pieces of legislation this session. Members from all Read More
  • DentaQuest and MCNA Both Louisiana Medicaid MCOs +

    Medicaid Provider Trainings LDH in coordination with DXC/Gainwell Technology is planning to host several web trainings for dental providers beginning November 30th regarding the Medicaid Eligibility Verification System. With the Read More
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Effective 3/18/2020, LDH extended EPSDT dental benefits coverage to enrollees who reached age 21 during the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Effective February 1, 2022, LDH will end this extended benefit period and reinstate the age limitation for EPSDT benefits. All services not covered under the Adult Denture Program must be completed by January 31, 2022.  Beginning February 1, 2022 all members ages 21 and up will only be eligible for the Adult Denture program. All enrollees will be afforded appeal rights due to this benefits change.

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5637 Bankers Ave.
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 926-1986  |  (800) 388-6642
 Fax (225) 926-1886
info@ladental.org